yes, it can do anything yuo ever wanted and more...
make pretty webpages.
make network socket connetion.
make network scripts.
make network scanners.
write directly to hardware such as the serial port
write to files and folders.
call system commands from scripts.
do sums and other calculations,
read and write to databases (prcatically any databases).
and even make rgaphical aplications, (using php-gtk).
for the most part, (when doing simple things) it's easy.
it's provided on practically all web hosts.
it's free open source and non proprietory.
it's avialble on any platform.
reasons not to learn it include,
it can get difficult if you're doing a lot of difficult stuff
I didn’t fight my way to the top of the food chain to be a vegetarian…
Im sick of people saying 'dont waste paper'. If trees wanted to live, they'd all carry guns.
"The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; The inherent vice of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries."